Historical Tours

Grand Lobby

See the restoration that brought beauty and elegance back to this century-old theater. The Citizens Bank Opera House is among the world’s finest examples of vaudeville-era opulence and quality detailing. It is the only surviving work in Boston by distinguished American theater architect, Thomas Lamb.

The 1 hour historical guided tour is a wonderful education opportunity for adults and older children. The tour encompasses historical and architectural highlights of the building including the grand lobby areas and the majestic auditorium. Learn about how the theater operates today and what it takes to put on a modern day production!

Tickets for Historical tours are $17 per person and are sold at the box office only during normal operating hours. The schedule tour dates are as follows below. For more information or group accommodations please contact

All tours begin promptly at 12 noon. We suggest purchasing tickets in advance to guarantee your spot and arriving 15 minutes early to the scheduled tour time. 

  •  Monday April 8th, April 22nd, May 20th, June 3rd
  • Tuesday May 28th, June 4th
  • Wednesday May 1st